A Khulna court on Wednesday sentenced a man to death and five others to life term imprisonment for killing a student of Khalishpur Platinum Jubilee Jute Mill School in Khulna in 2010.
Ashikur Rahim, district and sessions judge of khulna, handed down the verdict this noon.The convicted person is Rocky, son of Abul Manna, hailing from Khalishpur area.
The five convicts who get life imprisonment are: Al-Amin, son of Abu Sayed, Md Nazrul, son of Abdul Manna, Rabiul, son of Momrej, Milon, son of Nishar alias Answer Ali Milon and Mujib Hawlader, son of Ajijur Rahman Hawlader.
The court also fined them Tk 20,000 each.
According to court sources, Bappi and his friend Raju were gossiping at the school grounds of Platinum Jute Mill in Khalishpur on October 10, 2010 at 7 pm. At that time, the miscreants came to kill his friend Raju with a stick and iron over previous enmity. The miscreants hit Bappy on the head with the stick when Bappi tried to save Raju. Then Bappi fell to the ground.
Later, locals took him to Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) where duty doctor declared hiom dead at 11:05 pm.
Later, the victim’s elder brother was case filed with Khalishpur Police Station in this connection.